The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £46.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +35.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
120 196 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 70.59% 76.86% 75.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 123 85
Average daily rate £387 £440 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.04% +4.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 5
Average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £42.50 £33.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOA across the Middlesex region.

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Middlesex region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) JSR 170
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) JSR 170
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe